Fabian Urech


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Innovation and collective action: fighting corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa

Short biography

Fabian Urech studied Political Science and International Relations in Geneva, Zurich, Brussels, Berlin and Kampala. Most recently, he worked as a consultant and programme officer for the Swiss agency for development and cooperation (SDC). As a freelance journalist, he also worked extensively on politics in Sub-Saharan Africa. During his fellowship year, he will focus on innovative approaches to combat corruption in West Africa.